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Holiday Season as a Plus Size Person

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Holiday season can be hard on anyone; however Holiday Season for a Plus Size person can be difficult because you not only have to worry about the cost of it all, but also all the Holiday food. Let me tell you I am struggling. In the past year I have lost about 70 or so pounds and thinking about the holiday season and all the food I am going to be consuming I am terrified I am going to gain back some weight and that scares me. However, why the hell should it scare me? Why is it the end of the world if I gain back a few pounds after I have lost so much? I mean I know fit in to one size leggings and a medium skirt. I never thought that would happen. I always dreamed it would happen but I never thought it really would.                 Here I am coming up to Holiday Season terrified of gaining weight. I am not even thinking about the Holiday itself and what it means. I am just worried about what all the food is going to do to my body. Therefore, I am thinking about all th…

It has Been an Entire Year!

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I have officially lived away from how for the longest time ever. That’s right I have officially lived in Uganda for an entire year.  It’s really hard to believe that it’s been that long, especially since living in Uganda has been my dream for the past five years and it is finally my reality, and has been my reality for the past year. I still have about fifteen months left of this crazy adventure and I am the most excited to see what is to come. I still have so much country to see, people to meet, and adventures to have. Here I am going to recount some of my favorite adventures, lessons learned, and adventures I still hope to have.                 First I want to apologize for not blogging more. I knew I was going to drop off and not blog as much as I had originally hoped. I just honestly had hoped that I wouldn’t but let’s face it life gets busy and lesson plans happen and blogging is forgotten about. However, I am going to set a goal for year one to start blogging more. It will pro…